SIPJ at the Conference of Clubs 2016

Four members of SIPJ attended the 20th Conference of Clubs in Sydney from 29 April to 1 May 2016 – SISWP IPP Puan Sri Siew Yong Gnanalingam, SISWP incoming PE and YSM Chairman Dato’ Anusha Santhirasthipam, IPP Sharon Saw and Joyce Kee. The venue was at Waterview Convention Centre, Olympic Park, and the conference had…

Graduation of SEEED JobsForLife 2 at Westport

The Graduation of the second session of SEEED JobsForLife Youth Transformation, Employment Readiness and Job Placement Programme at Pandamaran took place on Sunday 10 April 2016. The venue was generously sponsored by Westport Holdings, one of our MCII corporate sponsors, at their auditorium. This was the culmination of 9 intensive Saturday workshops involving participants from…

Dato’ Anusha shares on Soroptimism and SIPJ

On 16 March 2016, Dato’ Anusha Santhirasthipam gave a brief introduction about Soroptimism and SIPJ to our guests at SIPJ’s Friendship Evening. As an illustration of the consultative status of Soroptimist International at the United Nations, here is a clip of Dato’ Anusha Santhirasthipam delivering an Oral Statement on behalf of Soroptimist International at CSW…

SEEED JobsForLife

SEEED JobsForLife stands for: Soroptimists Educate, Empower, Enable Dream Jobs For Life. The third programme is now being run in Kapar, Klang.   History: 2015 Conceptualised by Dato’ Anusha Santhirasthipam, a pioneering programme for youths to succeed in finding their dream vocation was launched and completed in 2015. This was designed as a unique opportunity for…

SPOT in the Daily Express, Sabah

Thank you Mary Chin of The Daily Express Sabah for publishing this article today about SPOT in Sabah. Thanks SI Kota Kinabalu also for highlighting this project to the press! SIPJ is very excited about SPOT reaching out to empower girls in Sabah.

SEEED 2 – Session 3

SEEED JobsForLife Youth Transformation & Job Skills Development Programme continues. At the third session on 26 February 2016, participants had Intensive Practice on Public Speaking and Presentation Skills with Peer Appraisal and Facilitators hands on throughout the day. We were amazed by their confidence, improved self-esteem and articulation as they took turns to reveal to…

SPOT

SPOT was conceptualised by Siti Aishah, who is also its project lead. SPOT stands for Soroptimist Puberty Organising Toolkit, and is a nine-hour programme which provides puberty education to Malaysian girls aged 9 to 12. Via PuberTeen talks and activities at primary schools, SPOT aims towards producing informed and confident girls at a crucial point in their…

SEEED JobsForLife 2016 – REGISTER NOW!

SEEED JobsForLife 2016 YOUTH EMPOWERMENT, UPSKILLING & JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAMME Kapar, Klang from 23 April TO 2 JULY 2016 Soroptimist International Club of Petaling Jaya (SIPJ) is organizing the Award-winning SEEED JobsForLife Programme specially for Youth aged between 18 to 25 years old who live in Kapar, Klang. The programme is FULLY FUNDED and participants…

The First SPOT Puberteen Talk of 2016

The first SPOT PuberTeen Talk programme for 2016 was carried out on 11,12 & 13 Jan at 9:30am for 130 students from SK Pulau Indah, 42920 Pelabuhan Klang, Selangor. Led by SPOT Project head Siti Aishah and supported by SIPJ member Emma, the programme was a great success with enthusiastic participation from the girls. Thank you…

SIPJ wins award to carry out SEEED JobsForLife 2

On 10 December 2015, Dato’ Anusha Santhirasthipam of SI Club of Petaling Jaya received RM125,000 of funding as an award for “Delivering High Impact Social Services At Low Cost”. The funds will be deployed to tackle Youth Unemployment and Combat Social Ills in Pandamaran and Kapar in Selangor through SIPJ’s Award-winning Programme, SEEED Jobs for…